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#1 David1268

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Posted 29 September 2013 - 11:07 AM

Does anyone have any experience or insight on the Antares f/6.3 focal reducer compared to Celestron or Meade versions? It's significantly less expensive but I don't want to sacrifice quality, it's not that expensive a component to begin with.

#2 skywolf856

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Posted 29 September 2013 - 12:02 PM

I have one and I am very happy with it.
From what I've read previously there is not much difference between the three types.

#3 Kon Dealer

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Posted 29 September 2013 - 12:41 PM

It acts as both a reducer and corrector. I have one permanently screwed to the back of my 6SE.
I like it.

#4 David1268

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Posted 29 September 2013 - 09:54 PM

Thanks!

#5 agmakr

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Posted 30 September 2013 - 02:08 AM

I had one on my C11 (before i sold it) and it worked fine.

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Posted 30 September 2013 - 05:33 AM

I have one that never leaves my C8. As stated, it also corrects.






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